Photos: KISS at The XFINITY Theatre

Photos: KISS at The XFINITY Theatre

KISS brought its “End of the Road” Tour to The XFINITY Theatre in Hartford on Sunday May 14, 2022.

Take a look at the photos from the show!

Photo Credit: Drew Carrano

PODCAST – Tuesday, May 17: AJ’s Lottery “Luck”; Dumb Ass News; Brandon Steiner

PODCAST – Tuesday, May 17: AJ’s Lottery “Luck”; Dumb Ass News; Brandon Steiner

Greg Smith, CEO for CT Lottery was in studio to observe AJ’s lottery “luck” in real time. AJ scratched off one of the new 50th Anniversary tickets hoping for a big payout! (0:00)

Rob Ray was back to take on the Tribe’s ’70s music trivia. Today, the Tribe would give him the song title of a hit song (in the US) from the 1970s and Rob had to name the artist. (17:16) 

Dumb Ass News – A Lyft driver has gone viral for denying a trip to racist passengers. Chaz and AJ played the audio, and couldn’t figure out why the driver was being so polite. (23:44) 

Brandon Steiner was on to help the Tribe with their sports memorabilia appraisals, and heard at least one item he was personally interested in. (27:48)

Chaz and AJ Show Rundown: Tuesday, May 17

Chaz and AJ Show Rundown: Tuesday, May 17

6:00. What noise? A tweed neighbor says she doesn’t hear a thing. 
6:20. Wedding expenses that are NOT important according to a survey.
6:30. Will AJ hit the lottery right before your very ears? Greg Smith, President & CEO of the Connecticut Lottery Corporation in the studio with Chaz and AJ!
7:00. The real story regarding the bear shooting in Newtown according to Deborah the Wildlife Rehabilitator. She has been on site in Newtown for days.  
7:20. Dumb Ass News. Mom mistakenly packed meth in child’s lunch bag.
7:30. Call in your sports memorabilia and this guy will give you an idea of its value. Brandon Steiner, “the King of Sports Memorabilia” on the phone.
8:00. Why you should be very careful with what you do in your car. Trooper First Class State Police. 
8:20. What should Ashley and Erik’s intro song be at their wedding?
9:00. Punk music coming to Westport? Liz from the Museum of Contemporary Art in Westport. Their new exhibit, “Punk is coming,” is on view NOW!
9:20. Dumb Ass News. How a guy working from home got caught playing X-Box.
9:30. CT Lottery prize pack for the person who can stump Rob Ray. Give us the song title of a top 40 hit from the 70’s and he will name the artist.  

PODCAST – Monday, May 16: Phil’s Wedding; Wal-Mart Audio; Pam Returns

PODCAST – Monday, May 16: Phil’s Wedding; Wal-Mart Audio; Pam Returns

Phil is back to work after getting married on Saturday, and everyone had a lot fun celebrating. Phil’s dad, Johnny A called in and so did his new sister-in-law, Lucia. She admitted her twins were running around with pink eye the whole time. (0:00) 

Jimmy Rap was on the phone with Wal-Mart audio, two women with very different shopping plans for the day. Chaz and AJ had to scold Jimmy for asking a question that is only going to get him in trouble. (23:08) 

Pam was back in for a quick visit this morning, since she was in the state to attend Phil’s wedding. She brought her boyfriend, Phil in as well so the Tribe was quick to call in some things her Phil needed to know about her. (36:43)

Chaz and AJ Show Rundown: Monday, May 16

Chaz and AJ Show Rundown: Monday, May 16

6:00. What’s our ex-Governor been up to and why is he asking for forgiveness?
6:20. Phil and Amanda’s Wedding was Saturday!
7:00. Four kids stabbed at a party in Connecticut. Lt. Robert Kozlowsky with the Shelton PD on the phone. 
7:20. Dumb Ass News. Bride stops wedding when she realizes she made a mistake.
7:30. Jimmy Rap goes to Walmart. We have audio!
He is promoting a Comedy Show at the Powder Hollow Brewery at Yankee Candle in South Deerfield, Massachusetts on Friday, June 3 at 8:00pm. The event is 18+ and the cover charge is $20 at the door. Host: Alex Tomaselli, Featuring: Katie Arroyo, Headlining: Jimmy Cash
8:00. How fast can AJ eat a big Mac without using his hands?
8:20. A woman who left an office job to join the Coast Guard at 36 years old in studio. 
8:30. What does her boyfriend need to know about her? Call in at 877-764-2535. 
9:00. Jimmy Koplik from Live Nation with a big concert announcement.
9:20. Dumb Ass News. A bride and groom set on fire during bazaar wedding stunt.
9:30. A free tank of gas thanks to Chevrolet of Milford. Also, Caroline Cory explains the 5 things you didn’t know about UFO’s.

Win tickets to The Smashing Pumpkins with special guests Jane’s Addiction

Win tickets to The Smashing Pumpkins with special guests Jane’s Addiction

Listen to Keith Dakin afternoons this week at 4pm to win a pair of tickets to The Smashing Pumpkins with special guests Jane’s Addiction and Poppy at Mohegan Sun Arena on Thursday, October 13.  
Contest Line: 203-845-3020

Tickets are on sale through ticketmaster.com.

Brought to you by 95.9 THE FOX and Mohegan Sun.

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  • Conducts/attends daily virtual or in-person meetings with prospects assessing client needs and presenting digital offerings.
  • Proven ability to identify new digital opportunities primarily through the tri-state area and country – prospecting leads and present/close appropriate digital marketing solutions to potential clients.
  • Participate in regular training on various digital platforms/products; ability to learn and understand new trends.
  • Accountable for achieving and exceeding sales objectives selling our diversified digital solutions – websites, SEO, SEM, programmatic/branding & awareness, and social media marketing.
  • Collaborate with internal digital marketing and content teams to maintain account list.

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Things to Know: May 13th

Things to Know: May 13th

A blood moon total lunar eclipse will be visible in CT. Here’s when to watch CT Post

Michael Bolton to be honored at Darien luncheon for domestic violence awareness CT Post

Paris Hilton, will.i.am among celebrities in Greenwich producer’s doc on ADHD CT Post

New Stony Creek beer benefits Save The Sound CT Post

Pet of the Week: Pogo! WTNH

8 Things To Do This Weekend WTNH

$5 million Durham farm among unique Conn. homes for sale WTNH

Milford’s mosquito control program kicks off today WFSB

Photo Credit: Getty Images

PODCAST – Friday, May 13: Crypto Crash; Man Nearly Dies Forgetting To Add Milk To Cereal; Black Holes

PODCAST – Friday, May 13: Crypto Crash; Man Nearly Dies Forgetting To Add Milk To Cereal; Black Holes

Kyle the money guy breaks down the Crypto Crash.  Is it a Crypto nightmare or is this the perfect time to get in?  Chaz, AJ, and Ashley try their best to pay attention, but hopefully his tips will help you! (0:00) 

The week in Flubbles! Who’s the top “Flubbler” this week? (12:20) 

Dumb Ass News – a guy forgot to add milk to his cereal and almost died!  Then the guys learn what is actually in a marshmallow… why do we eat these things? (16:52) 

Meteorologist Scot Haney from Channel 3 gives a forecast for Phil’s Wedding!  What was Scot wearing today that bothered Ashley? (22:57) 

Nick The Science Guy educates about eclipses and black holes. What does a black hole sound like? (29:36) 

Boss Keith’s Top 5 List.  What things happened in the news this week that Keith claims he could never do? (35:20)

Image Credit: Cemile Bingol / DigitalVision Vectors